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Clemson Blanks Furman, 8-0 Tuesday

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) – Tyler Jackson, Ryan Miller and Mitchell Miller combined on a five-hit shutout and Weston Jackson went 3-for-4 with with two homers, a double and five RBIs in No. 5 Clemson’s 8-0 victory over Furman at Doug Kingsmore Stadium on Tuesday night. The Tigers, who took a 1-0 lead in the home-and-home season series against Furman, won their…

Tigers Move Up in Polls

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) – The Tigers moved up three spots to No. 6 in the Baseball America ranking, released Monday. The Tigers also moved up three spots to No. 7 in the USA Today coaches poll and two spots to No. 12 in the Collegeiate Baseball poll thanks to a 4-1 record last week, including two wins in three games against…

Oakland Bounces Clemson in First Round of NIT

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) — Oakland overcame a 20-point deficit to defeat Clemson in the NIT on Tuesday, 74-69. The Tigers ended their season with a 17-16 overall record, while the Golden Grizzlies improved to 25-8 to advance to the next round against either Alabama or Richmond. Jaron Blossomgame ended his career by joining the top five scorers in Clemson history,…

Clemson to Add Softball as Official Sport

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) – Clemson Athletics announced plans today to sponsor intercollegiate softball as a substitute for the women’s diving program, which competed in its final season in 2017. “Softball is a tremendously popular sport among young women in the state of South Carolina and around the nation,” Director of Athletics Dan Radakovich said. “We’ve evaluated our sport offerings over…

Clemson Hosts Oakland in NIT First Round Tuesday

GAMEDAY SETUP CLEMSON (17-15) vs. OAKLAND (24-8) Date: Tuesday, March 14 Tipoff: 8 p.m. ET Arena: Littlejohn Coliseum (9,000) Radio: CTSN (Tony Castricone-pbp; Tim Bourret-color) TV: ESPNU (Roy Philpott-pbp; Stephen Howard-color) • Clemson has returned to the postseason for the first time since 2014 with its berth in the NIT; the Tiger program is 18-15 in the event. • After dropping its first…

No. 12 Tigers Host Elon This Weekend

CLEMSON, S.C. (CAC) – The Tigers host Elon in a three-game, regular-season series for the first time at Doug Kingsmore Stadium this weekend.   SERIES SETUP • Who – Elon (3-1) vs. Clemson (2-2) • Rankings – ELO – NR; CU – No. 15 BA, No. 22 CB, No. 12 USA • When – Friday (4 p.m.), Saturday (2:30 p.m.), Sunday…